Taxon  Report   10375 
Silene latifolia  (Mill.) Britten & Rendle, non Poir.
Bladder campion
Silene latifolia
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
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Silene latifolia
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese
Silene latifolia
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Silene latifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Silene latifolia
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Silene
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Lychnis alba
TJM2: Silene pratensis
TJM2: Silene latifolia ssp. alba
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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